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Do I go S-Line or Black Edition?

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by lejc2425, Aug 1, 2013.

  1. lejc2425

    lejc2425 New Member

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    Basically, money no object in terms of buying it would you go for the basic S-Line or Black Edition?

    It would be a 2009-2010 and that's about it.

    Just wandered what people would go for.

    Cheers.
     
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  3. RobbieWebs

    RobbieWebs Well-Known Member
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    I went for the black edition, mainly for the black pack and extras u get with the car ie xenons, flat bottom steering wheel etc.
    U should get an s line cheaper than this if its what ur after, plus maybe have a better paid for extras on the car.
    If u like rotor alloys these came standard on the 60 plate onwards.
    Really its up to yourself what u like ;)
     
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  4. lejc2425

    lejc2425 New Member

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    The things selling the black edition to me at xenons, bose and black pack.

    Gotta be honest, I prefer the pre-60 plate alloys. Either the standard s-line ones or in titanium.
     
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    danb986 In awe of VCDS

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    Got to be a Black Edition!
    I prefer the earleir titanium alloys too. I've got a friend with the rotors on a white Black Edition, which look really nice, but we both prefer the titaniums on the black car.
    I'm probably in the minority here though as the rotors have a big following.
     
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    I have a black edition, I just feel it stands out far better! And you get all the good little extras like the bose speakers, flat bottom steering wheel and piano black interior trim :)
     
  7. DarkBunny

    DarkBunny Active Member
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    I wanted a Black Edition, but I was finding that they were reasonably high mileage (as they are ex fleet cars), yet they were still highly priced.

    Found my v. good spec S Line Quattro with half the mileage (albeit older) around £3k cheaper :drool:
     
  8. Big Pumpa

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    Black edition :)
     
  9. jaydav2306

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    Black Edition for sure, the difference it makes on my S3 compared to non BE is unreal
     
  10. MrLapou

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    I opted for fully loaded Sline. Thought better value incl open sky roof...
     
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    black
     
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    dobbysline New Member

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    Fully loaded black edition all day long!
     
  13. dan77

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    Black all the way, or one day you will park next to one in your sline and feel inferior!
     
  14. leeds2592

    leeds2592 When I grow up, I want a 964!

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    Probably more expensive but I'd defo go BE over S Line if I could.
     
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    I'd prefer a non BE myself provided it has LED xenon's.
    FBMFSW is also quite high on my list but I cant be arsed with the tints and detest rotors!
    My S3 is a 58 plate so no BE option anyway.
     
  16. articuno88

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    Black Edition. Sexy.
    Black Pack.
    Xenons + Daytime Running Lights + Coming Home/Leaving Home Lights
    Bose
    Rotors - Didn't like them at first but absolutely love them now. Glad I didn't opt for the older ones.
     
  17. gogz s3

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    Black Edition, S3, in Sprint Blue. :eyebrows:
     
  18. R90 STL

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    Black edition all day every day. I also prefer the older titanium rims (not just because I have them) subtle differences make it stand out over the s line. xenons, flat bottom steering wheel and bose is a real God send!
     
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    Black Edition all the way, but I'm not biased or anything :eyebrows:
     
  20. 964kevin

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    BE, all the way home.

    K
     
  21. _Zerocool_

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    Black Ed with the ti RS4 style alloys, that's what I have and I prefer it over the standard S3. Gives you that stealthy ninja nightrider feel :ninja:
     

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